Gari Melchers ArborMembership in the Southern Garden History Society is open to individuals, families, historic sites, public gardens or organizations interested in southern gardens and landscapes.

Membership entitles you to receive our information-filled periodical, Magnolia. Being a member also allows you to register for an annual meeting packed with educational programming, garden visits, and opportunities to meet fellow garden history enthusiasts. Members also receive a discount to attend the Biennial Conference on Restoring Southern Gardens and Landscapes in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

Your annual dues allow us to produce Magnolia, provide scholarships to our Annual Meeting, maintain our website, support conferences, present annual awards, and pursue other preservation initiatives.

Download the current membership brochure here.

Note:  Memberships are for the Southern Garden History Society fiscal year which begins August 1st and expires July 31st annually.  The Southern Garden History Society is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Your dues are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

 

Membership Levels

BENEFACTOR – $500

  • Earlybird registration for events
  • Magnolia subscription included
  • Eligible to bring 1 guest to Annual Meeting
  • Name listed on website

PATRON – $250

  • Earlybird registration for events
  • Magnolia subscription included
  • Eligible to bring 1 guest to Annual Meeting
  • Name listed on website

SUSTAINER – $125

  • Earlybird registration for events
  • Magnolia subscription included
  • Eligible to bring 1 guest to Annual Meeting
  • Name listed on website

INSTITUTION

OR BUSINESS – $100

  • Magnolia subscription included
  • Eligible to bring 1 guest to Annual Meeting
  • Institution or business listed on website
  • Extra copies of Magnolia upon request

 

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JOINT – $60

  • Magnolia subscription included
  • Eligible to bring 1 guest to Annual Meeting

 

INDIVIDUAL – $40

  • Magnolia subscription included
  • Eligible to bring 1 guest to Annual Meeting

STUDENT – $15

  • This discounted rate is for individuals currently enrolled as full-time students at college or university
  • Magnolia subscription included

 

 

Join or Renew Online

Join or renew now by submitting your payment online through PayPal’s secure server. You do not have to join PayPal to take advantage of this option. Simply select your desired membership level from the pull-down menu below, then click on the Join Now button. If you are not a PayPal customer, click on “pay now with debit or credit card.” You do not have to join PayPal in order to pay.

Note: Please email membership@southerngardenhistory.org if you would like Magnolia and other correspondence sent to an address other than the billing address for your credit card.


Membership



Join or Renew via U.S. Mail

Click here for a downloadable membership application in PDF format if you are a new member.

If you are RENEWING, just send your check to the address below.

To become a member of the society, please return this form with your check to:

Southern Garden History Society
PO Box 15752
Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27113

Gift Memberships

Introduce a friend to Southern Garden History Society by purchasing a gift membership. Simply mail a check to the address above, along with the recipient’s name and address.

If you would like to give someone a gift membership via PayPal, please use the Join Now button above and then email his or her name and address to membership@southerngardenhistory.org.

We will notify the recipient of your gift via mail.